Not many of us grew up at the tournament ring, so to help you be prepared and get the most out of your visit to Spruce Meadows we’re happy to provide these helpful tips. And don't be shy to ask our staff questions when you're here - we love to talk about our sport and our facility.

Show Jumping 101

Find out how scoring works and what types of obstacles are used in the competition ring.

Talk the Talk

A glossary of terms, phrases and slang you might hear.

Tickets and Parking

Find out where to park and whether you need to purchase tickets in advance.


Do's and Don'ts

Find out how everyone can enjoy their visit to Spruce Meadows

Types of Competitions

Find out what the difference is between a Grand Prix and a Nations’ Cup.

Map of the grounds